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Amy Chua Wall Street Journal

Kind Or Cruel: What Kind Of Parent Are You?

Randy Susan Meyers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Randy Susan Meyers

So, what is it? Being cruel for the "sake of our children's success" or being kind for the "sake of their psyche?" Do we have a right or wrong here?

What Tiger Mothers Do Wrong (And Right)

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jim Taylor

Chua's story both mesmerized and appalled me. Reading it is like driving past a horrific car accident and wondering whether anyone survived.

Are Chinese Mothers Superior? You Can Decide for Yourself

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Disgrasian

Basically Amy Chua wrote the book we didn't. Which means my own Tiger Mother was right: my laziness was going to be my "downfall" one day.

Ayelet Waldman Blasts Amy Chua In Defense Of Western Moms

The Wall Street Journal | AYELET WALDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Here are some of the things that my four children of a Jewish mother were always allowed to do: • Quit the piano and the violin, especially if th...

Why This Chinese Mother Chose to Evolve

Patty Chang Anker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Patty Chang Anker

And in humility, there is freedom. We don't compare our kids to anyone else. We're off the road to nowhere. In the here and now, we do the best we can. And appreciate every moment.